'Jai Hey' - 2018
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was present in ‘Jai Hey’, the annual cultural event of Kolkata Police at Netaji Indoor Stadium today. This is a day that is dedicated to all the family members of the force, whose unstinting encouragement, support and sacrifice go a long way towards the 24x7 contribution the police force makes with a smile for safety and security of the citizens. Schools and the Tornado team of Kolkata Police who displayed outstanding performance in the Independence Day celebration programme at Red Road were felicitated on the occasion.
72 Independence Day
•  Independence Day is being celebrated everywhere with due dignity and honour. Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee unfurled the National Flag today at the state-level programme at Red Road, Kolkata. Ceremonial march past by members of the police force, colourful tableaus highlighting flagship programmes of the state government, beautiful cultural programme by school children from all over the state, performance by folk artists of Lok Prasar Parakalpa depicting the rich cultural heritage of Bengal and special show by police on motorcycles enthralled the huge audience from all walks of life. Medals were awarded to members of the police force for distinguished service. She paid homage at the Netaji Statue and at the Police Memorial today.
Kanyashree Divas - 2018
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was present was present in the ceremony of the fifth Kanyashree Divas amidst thousands and thousands of Kanyashree girls from all over the state at the Netaji Indoor Stadium. Today, she announced setting up of new Kanyashree University for Kanyashree students, skill development training for enhancing employability of Kanyashree girls and removal of income ceiling criteria so that more and more girls can get benefit under the scheme.
Bengal Silicon Valley Hub New Town
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was present at the Foundation Stone laying ceremony of Bengal Silicon Valley Hub, a major milestone in IT infrastructure of the state, today at New Town, Kolkata. Major IT players were present today on the occasion.
International Day of the World’s Indigenous People
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was present in the state-level celebration of International Day of the World’s Indigenous People and anniversary of Quit India Movement at Jhargram today. To take forward further the development activities by the State Government in Jhargram and create more opportunities in higher education for local youth, foundation stone of a new university at Jhargram was laid today.